environmentThe potato industry is committed to the highest environmental standards in agriculture, from the safe and effective use of pesticides to developing workable sustainability standards.
TradeLiberalized and fair trade access for fresh and processed potato exports is essential to the continued growth and prosperity of the industry.
Health & NutritionSchool systems and consumers should have the ability to make healthy meal choices while working within their budgets, including choosing potatoes for their nutritional and economic value.
Farm BillNPC is a co-founder and active member of the Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance, which fights for policy tools in the farm bill to strengthen the long-term competitiveness of growers.
TransportationNPC is working to reform out-of-date federal regulations that can impair the ability of shippers to deliver potatoes quickly and efficiently to consumers.
researchFederal funding for vital competitive potato research and breeding grants has helped produce the highest quality and most affordable potatoes in the world.
other IssuesNPC identifies and addresses issues that affect the potato industry and makes certain that potato growers’ interests are protected in Washington, D.C.